Wildfire breaks out near Henderson Mill | SkyHiNews.com

Wildfire breaks out near Henderson Mill

Sky-Hi News staff report

Sunday update: The Hot Sulphur Springs/Parshall Fire District declared the fire contained and mopped up around 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

6 p.m.: The fire is now estimated at 2 acres, according to the Grand County Sheriff’s Office. Local agencies have turned the fire response over to US Forest Service officials but continue to assist.

The cause of the fire is unknown.

Original: Crews are responding to a wildfire spotted near County Road 30.

According to the Kremmling Fire Department, flames are visible along with considerable smoke about two miles off of County Road 30. Officials said the fire is burning about one mile northeast of County Road 3 on County Road 30, not quite to the Sugarloaf Campground.

The Grand County Sheriff’s Office said the fire is approximately 1 acre and that there are no evacuations at this time. The public is asked to avoid the area.

No additional information was immediately available.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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